Live Profile Review with Yesh

Recorded Friday, August 20 at 09:00 PM

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About this livestream


Join Yesh for another installment of his amazing live profile reviews! Yesh will be reviewing real, anonymized profiles from viewers like you and sharing his assessment of their academics, extracurriculars, and overall strength. He'll also be giving his recommendations for improvement and provide an estimate of what your chances look like at different universities.

Submit a profile for personalized support or stick around the whole time to get a better idea of what a strong admissions profile looks like. To submit your profile for review, please use this form!

Your host

Undergrad College: Boston University '20

Major: Medical Science

Graduate College: Boston University School of Medicine

Work Experience: I've been working at CollegeVine for 3 years mentoring students through BS/MD and undergraduate admissions. I am currently a medical student and have done research at Boston Medical Center, Dana-Farber, and the Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Audience questions

These are questions from the audience that we had time to answer during the live session. If you have any other questions, you can request an answer from Yesh and other CollegeVine experts in an upcoming livestream or on the Q&A Forum anytime.
10:15@Lazar:Can i submit my profile now?
18:12@Oyinkansola678:how do I submit my profile?
22:25@katikan:Can i skip sending few AP's
23:42@Harshith:What happens if my school offers no APs and honors? I study in India but am planning to apply as a US National.
24:36@katikan:What is the average GPA for Cornell University?
26:07@Lazar:If I self-studied(international) an AP exam and got a 3, should I include it?
27:13@Harshith:Does the SAT substitute for academic strength?
30:29@katikan:My 10th grade GPA is low compared and i really picked up in 11th grade. And i did had a C, does it impact my changes because i had a C?
35:18@Shenoudas:if I have to choose between getting my EMT license and regular gov or droping emt and taking Ap Gov, whihc onw shoud I do?
39:17@Shenoudas:do you think this descion will havea major impact on my college addmision ?
39:44@ivyaim22:is it okay if I take the IB Diploma instead of a lot of AP Classes? Is it valued by admission officers/your team
40:38@katikan:Where do i include Coursera certifications related to my Major?
44:44@katikan:Does research and internship related to my major has more weight age in the selection process?
49:29@maddie4536:Will this live stream be uploaded to college vine?
49:46@maddie4536:Also, what's the highest possible chance someone has at getting into an Ivy?
50:35@katikan:Is ED a good strategy for competitive colleges with little bit lower GPA compared to others?
55:02@katikan:I am planning to apply Early Decision for Environmental Science major for Cornell? Does Cornell admit students by college and major?
56:41@maddie4536:How much do universities care about extracurriculars? I did have some extenuating circumstances, to be fair, but my EC resume is not nearly as extensive as some.
57:44@Harshith:will the profiles be passed on to the next review or do we have to send it again?
57:56@Shenoudas:how do I submit a profile for you to review?
58:42@katikan:Do i talk about my C grade in the common app?
59:19@Harshith:Whens the next review?


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